GUEST INTERVIEW: Unlike some telcos that have halved NBN upload speeds and raised prices in the middle of the latest pandemic lockdowns, MATE hasn't done so, while also avoiding the ridiculousness of cheaper prices for 6 months after which prices go up, while offering competitive NBN and mobile pricing, and genuinely good deals through its new "Mates Rates" service.
Ok, so a check on the Felix Mobile forum on Whirlpool shows this isn't the first time Felix has offered a "first month free" deal, but if you need an excuse to get a plan with endless 4G data, along with unlimited calls and text, this is a good one!
There is a wide discrepancy between mobile data speeds and the price for that data around the world.
The Microsoft-owned source code repository GitHub has taken down the repository for youtube-dl, a popular command-line script that can be used to download videos from YouTube and many other videos from the Internet, following a DMCA takedown letter sent by the Recording Industry Association of America.
Telstra says it is proud of its 5G service, and has filmed a video showing just how much faster its 5G is to a competitor's, which is very timely with 5G iPhones arriving soon and plenty of other 5G phones already out there, but what about upload speeds?
Quoting results from independent IT research institute AV-TEST, NordVPN says its "breakthrough encryption protocol" has ensured it is the fastest VPN connection on the market.
Telstra and Ericsson say they've set a new network speed record, achieving peak download speeds of 4.2Gbps on a 5G mmWave data call using 800MHz of spectrum capability.
In a year where Fortnite dominated the data channels, Coomera on the Gold Coast was king of the downloads.
Vodafone has reported a 47% data usage increase on its mobile network during the 2018 Melbourne Cup, along with a stack of other winning stats.
Australia's Bureau of Statistics has released its latest Internet and mobile figures for Australia, dated June 2017, but do the numbers tell the whole story?
Telstra’s latest free data day saw initially fast download speeds, but as the day wore on, things got slower and slower, with downloaded data amounts breaking a new record.
Vodafone’s major core network milestone sees it promising an enhanced 4G experience for reliable downloads, uploads and streaming, with the next step a vault towards VoLTE.
Part KickAss, part James Bond and part music video clip, Kingsman: the Secret Service has been released for the home and packs a comic-book level of action in a suave suitcase of new and veteran actors delivering hip dialogue.
ISPs want the owners of the Dallas Buyers Club movie to pay $108,000 but Justice Nye claims it’s a bit much, while DBC’s owners target other ISPs.
NBN Co has announced a nationwide pilot to ‘significantly boost’ broadband speeds for rural and regional fixed wireless users.
With falling legal download prices still higher than they are in the US and even with streaming movie and music services, there will always be people that pirate.
The appetite of Apple's Mac App Store users knows no bounds, with now over 100 million Mac apps having been downloaded 'in less than one year', according to Apple's 'appy announcement.
Launched on September 1st, AVG 2012 continues the tradition of incremental improvement and unexpected new features in equal measure. This edition has plenty of both.
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